Treasurer warns of state check forgery in Omaha

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    State Treasurer Don Stenberg is pictured here in his 2012 run for U.S. Senate.

Posted: Friday, February 15, 2013 12:00 am

LINCOLN — Don't trust the state — at least when it comes to cashing checks that appear to be written by the State of Nebraska.

State Treasurer Don Stenberg warned financial institutions and businesses Friday to be cautious about state checks, also called warrants, in light of several recent forgery attempts in Omaha.

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